Production Coordinator

Full-time Position, Available on: 2023-07-05

WGAL TV, the Hearst owned NBC affiliate located in the Harrisburg-Lancaster-Lebanon-York, PA market, has an immediate opening for a Production & Facilities Coordinator. This position, which reports to the Broadcast Operations Manager, includes duties and responsibilities ranging from leading production of our high school quiz show, WGAL 8 Brain Busters, to lighting, studio upkeep, light carpentry and set construction, managing inventory of building supplies, as well as coordination with outside vendors who help maintain the station and its systems. We seek a motivated, self-starter with a passion for local television. This is an in-person position and does not include any remote work.

Job Requirements:

Knowledge of television studio operations including cameras, lighting and basic rigging
Willingness to work at heights above 15 feet and operate a scissor lift (WGAL will provide training and certification)
Ability to lift 50 pounds and work while standing for up to several hours
Basic operational knowledge of HVAC, electrical and plumbing systems
Experience with audio consoles, video switchers and other equipment preferred
Good organizational and communication skills
Educational Requirements:

Related experience and/or training considered as well as a combination of education and experience.
At Hearst Television we tell stories every day. Stories about people of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and identities. That’s why, behind the scenes, we believe in being an organization as diverse and varied as the audience we reach, ensuring that the content we create is more compassionate, and more representative of the communities we serve.

Hearst Television owns and operates 33 television and two radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households. Through its partnership with nearly all of the major networks, Hearst Television distributes national content over nearly 70 video channels including programming from ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, MY Net, MeTV, This TV, Estrella and more. The radio stations are leaders in Baltimore news/talk and rock music listenership. Hearst Television is recognized as one of the industry’s premier companies and has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism, industry innovation, and community service. Hearst Television is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hearst.

Company: WGAL-TV

1300 Columbia Avenue, Lancaster, PA, 17603, US

Contact: Human Resources
(212) 887-6863